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Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray spoke with Texas Governor Greg Abbott Sunday night, and offered to send aid for the devastation and victims from Hurricane Harvey, according to the Dallas Morning News. The Mexican government has been in communication with Texas to determine how to best provide assistance, declaring their commitment to help "as good neighbors should always do in trying times."

  1. Following Hurricane Katrina, Mexico sent food, troops, medicine, and water to New Orleans.
  2. Meanwhile: Also on Sunday night, President Trump tweeted that Mexico is one of the highest crime nations and demanded that they pay for the wall.
  3. Go deeper on the Hurricane Harvey latest, here.

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Post-debate poll finds Biden strong on every major issue

Joe Biden speaks Friday about "The Biden Plan to Beat COVID-19," at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Del. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

This is one of the bigger signs of trouble for President Trump that we've seen in a poll: Of the final debate's seven topics, Joe Biden won or tied on all seven when viewers in a massive Axios-SurveyMonkey sample were asked who they trusted more to handle the issue.

Why it matters: In a time of unprecedented colliding crises for the nation, the polling considered Biden to be vastly more competent.

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The murder hornets are here

A braver man than me holds a speciment of the Asian giant hornet. Photo: Karen Ducey/Getty Images

Entomologists in Washington state on Thursday discovered the first Asian giant hornet nest in the U.S.

Why it matters: You may know this insect species by its nom de guerre: "the murder hornet." While the threat they pose to humans has been overstated, the invading hornets could decimate local honeybee populations if they establish themselves.